Item 75 - John Handley, 70, Cook

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GB 406 PM/1881/75


John Handley, 70, Cook


  • 16 Feb 1881-7 Mar 1881 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Cook
Age: 70
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 16 Feb 1881
Date of death: 7 Mar 1881
Disease (transcribed): Vesical calculus. Hypertrophy of bladder. Ulceration of the urinary tract. 'Surgical' kidneys (senile changes)
Disease (standardised): Calculus (Bladder); Disease (Bladder); Ulcer (Urinary tract); Senility (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Haward, John Warrington and Bennett, William Henry
Medical examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Post mortem examination performed by: Turner, George Robertson
Medical notes: 'Stated that he always had enjoyed good health. Had been passing gravel for about 2 years before admission, and for the 5 weeks previous to it had been suffering from occasional retention necessitating catheterisation'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, pelvis

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No in register 1881: 258

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